Empress Elizabeth of Austria is idolized for her beauty and renowned for inspiring fashion trends. But in 1877, ‘Sisi’ celebrates her 40th birthday and must fight to maintain her public image by lacing her corset tighter and tighter. While Elizabeth’s role has been reduced against her wishes to purely performative, her hunger for knowledge and zest for life makes her more and more restless in Vienna.
SpecialAustrian films with English subtitles
Original German version with English subtitles
Vicky Krieps (Empress Elisabeth), Colin Morgan (Bay Middleton), Finnegan Oldfield (Louis Le Prince), Tamás Lengyel (Gyula Andrássy), Jeanne Werner (Ida Ferenczy), Aaron Friesz (Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria), Ivana Urban (Mrs. Andrássy), Alma Hasun (Fanny Feifalik), Katharina Lorenz (Marie Festetics)
AT, FR, DE, HU, LU